Our 2015 – 2016 Season!
Requiem– W.A. Mozart and Te Deum– Karl Jenkins
Alexander’s Feast: The Power of Music – G.F. Handel
Requiem for the Living– Dan Forrest & Beatitude Mass– Henry Mollicone
Saturday, May 14 – 8:00 PM
St. Mary’s Parish
640 Main St., Shrewsbury
Dan Forrest- Requiem for the Living (2013) “A fresh and inspiring perspective on life, love, loss and renewal.” This work has achieved widespread acclaim, with over a hundred performances in the US and abroad. Forrest-Requiem-Program-Notes
Henry Mollicone- Beatitude Mass: for the Homeless (2006) The text incorporates the words from the Latin Mass with English texts by William Luce drawn from interviews conducted with people living in homeless shelters. The lyric melodies and lush harmonies exalt the simple and anguished words of homeless people, beginning and ending with the Beatitudes “Blessed are the Poor.”
MOLLICONE PROGRAM NOTES
Donations for Homeless
Donations for local homeless families, in conjunction with Friends of Families in Transition, will be accepted at the concert. The following items will be collected: sunscreen, baby toiletries (shampoo, lotion), kids’ flip flops, kid-friendly snacks, $5 Dunkin’ Donuts gift cards. Donations by check made out to Friends of Families in Transition will also be accepted.
AVM Golf Outing
Please join us on Monday, May 23rd, 2016 for an afternoon and evening of golfing and entertainment. Registration begins at 12:15 PM and includes: Green fees, cart, golfing contests, dinner at the acclaimed Cyprian Clubhouse, free future round of golf and many more goodies. Contests include longest drive, closest to the pin and a prize for a hole-in-one.
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